Gary Urda is the proud father of three wonderful young men: Tyler, Sean, and Luke. He lives in East Northport, New York, with his beautiful wife, Nicole, and their children. The Urdas enjoy game nights, soccer, and doing things together as a family. Jennifer A. Bell is an illustrator whose work can be found on greeting cards, magazines, and in over two dozen children's books. She studied fine art at the Columbus College of Art & Design before becoming a children's book illustrator. She lives in Toronto with her husband, son, and their cranky cat.